Unique Victorian Memento Mori Albert Watch Chain. The Victorians were fascinated with anything to do with death, remembrance and love. The chain has unusual links in the design of bones with one link also having a small scull. There is a large scull has a pin hinged opening, probably to hold a memento from a loved one, possibly hair or some other token.
Could also be used as a Vesta case. Bar and watch key, possibly just decorative. The metal is Brass as was possibly originally plated.
Chain length approximately 27.5 cms. Opening scull measures approximately 52 mm's x 33 mm's.Please see all the pictures for all the details. The item "Unique Antique Victorian Memento Mori Albert Watch Chain T Bar, Key & Skull" is in sale since Saturday, December 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches". The seller is "a_very_vintage_affair" and is located in Shrewton. This item can be shipped worldwide.